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18 votes
4 answers
9k views

How can you identify the upwind side of a thunderstorm, and why should you fly there?

11 votes
2 answers
3k views

What is the final approach fix altitude for this localizer approach?

7 votes
3 answers
4k views

In a constant speed propeller, why does the RPM drop with a prop pitch increase?

6 votes
2 answers
1k views

Why do Vx and Vy coalesce at an airplane's absolute ceiling?

6 votes
1 answer
17k views

How should a loss of communications in VFR be dealt with?

6 votes
1 answer
5k views

Where is the fuel vent on a Piper Archer TX?

5 votes
4 answers
7k views

How can dynamic and static pressure be explained?

5 votes
1 answer
11k views

How is oil distributed through the engine in a wet sump system?

5 votes
2 answers
5k views

Why does fuel vaporization in a carburetor cause a temperature decrease rather than a rise?

5 votes
2 answers
7k views

What exactly is a variable incidence tailplane?

5 votes
6 answers
2k views

Why is it, with less airflow, you'll have less control effectiveness?

4 votes
3 answers
6k views

Why does MAP show ambient pressure when engine is shut off?

4 votes
1 answer
2k views

To do the holding pattern or not?

4 votes
2 answers
6k views

Why do some non-precision approaches have stepdown fixes after the final approach fix?

4 votes
1 answer
2k views

Why do Computer Navigation Fixes still exist now that GPS waypoints can be used to define tracks?

3 votes
2 answers
11k views

Is it required to have an alternate airport if you don't have a WAAS GPS?

3 votes
2 answers
15k views

How does the Piper Archer III electrical system work?

2 votes
2 answers
677 views

What is the meaing of the circuit breaker marking "Audio/Mkr" in a PA-28-181?

1 vote
3 answers
2k views

What would be the airspace class when no vignette is visible on a US VFR sectional chart?

1 vote
1 answer
6k views

What is the difference between saturated and unsaturated adiabatic lapse rate? [closed]

1 vote
0 answers
4k views

What are upwash, downwash and propwash? [duplicate]

1 vote
1 answer
97 views

Adding moisture creating fog? [duplicate]

0 votes
1 answer
343 views

Aerodynamics of a Propeller [duplicate]